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The Dallas Cowboys will face off against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday as both teams attempt to make an assault on the top positions of their respective divisions. This should be an explosive match up and is one of the biggest NFL games on today. The match is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. ET and can be watched online through free live stream (link provided below).
The Cowboys come on the road to Cincinnati for this match up with a .500 record of 6-6. The NFC East division has been blown wide open as the Cowboys and Washington Redskins are tied for second place, with both being just a game out from the first placed New York Giants on 7-5.
Meanwhile the Bengals are in a very similar situation in their own AFC North division. Cincinnati are tied for second place with a 7-5 record – level with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Both of those sides are chasing the division leaders, the Baltimore Ravens who are two games ahead on 9-3.
These two teams are among the NFL's top teams at the moment, with both hitting fantastic form at the perfect time to make a run for the playoffs. The Cowboys have won three of their last four games, and the Bengals have won four straight games coming into this game.
This game has three intriguing match ups that could decide the game; quarterbacks Tony Romo vs Andy Dalton will be very interesting. Romo has 324 completions from 483 attempts for 3,660 yards and 19 touchdowns so far this season, compared to Dalton's 262 completions from 412 attempts for 2,980 yards and 24 touchdowns.
In rushing DeMarco Murray will face off against BenJarvus Green-Ellis in the power running backs battle.
In addition, Dez Bryant and A.J. Green could ultimately decide things, as both receivers have been hugely influential for both teams as they've hit form coming into this game. Bryant has made 978 yards for 8 touchdowns for the Cowboys, where as Green has made 1,107 yards for 10 touchdowns for the Bengals.
Expect fireworks. The Dallas Cowboys vs Cincinnati Bengals is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. ET and can be watched online through free live stream by clicking here.